Cory
Watson
Wide Receiver
Cory
Watson
Wide Receiver
Height 6'3
Weight 211 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1984-03-27 (34)
Born Dollard des Ormeaux, QC
School Concordia
INT / NAT NAT
Receptions 27
Yards 350
Touchdowns 2
Average 13.0

Born: March 27, 1984 – Dollard des Ormeaux, Quebec
2018:  Years as a Lion: 1st   Years in CFL: 9th   Status: National
Career Games: 115   Playoffs: 6    Grey Cup: 2 (2015 w/EDM,   2011 w/WPG)

 

Acquired:
Cory signed as a free agent with the Lions on February 14, 2018.

 

Highlights:
2015-2017: Cory appeared in 46 games for the Edmonton Eskimos across three seasons. He registered 102 catches for 1,114 yards with seven touchdowns. He dressed in six postseason games with the Eskimos, including the 2015 Grey Cup in which he tallied two receptions for 26 yards as the Green and Gold took home the trophy.

 

2010-2014: The Winnipeg Blue Bombers drafted Watson in the second round (9th overall) of the 2010 CFL Draft. Cory tallied 178 receptions for 2,217 yards and six touchdowns through 77 games. He also started in the 99th Grey Cup and was the Bombers nominee for Most Outstanding Canadian in 2011.

 

College
2006-2009
: At Concordia, Watson led the team in receiving during his final three seasons. As a senior, he caught 52 passes for 821 yards and six touchdowns to lead the Quebec conference and finish second in the CIS in receptions, receiving yardage and yards per game. He was named a second team CIS All-Canadian

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2010
WPG 15 17 277 - 1 16.3 55
2011
WPG 18 69 793 - 1 11.5 92
2012
WPG 10 35 344 - 1 9.8 29
2013
WPG 11 36 516 - 0 14.3 42
2014
WPG 13 21 287 - 3 13.7 47
2015
EDM 18 42 319 - 3 7.6 18
2016
EDM 12 43 445 210 2 10.3 70
2017
EDM 18 27 350 264 2 13.0 72
Total
115 290 3331 474 13 11.5 92

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2010
WPG 15 0 0 0 0.0 0
2011
WPG 18 2 4 0 2.0 3
2012
WPG 10 0 0 0 0.0 0
2013
WPG 11 0 0 0 0.0 0
2014
WPG 13 0 0 0 0.0 0
2015
EDM 18 3 13 0 4.3 5
2016
EDM 12 0 0 0 0.0 0
2017
EDM 18 1 10 0 10.0 10
Total
115 6 27 0 4.5 10

Punt Returns

YEAR TEAM GP PR YDS AVG LG TD
2010
WPG 15 0 0 0 0 0
2011
WPG 18 0 0 0 0 0
2012
WPG 10 0 0 0 0 0
2013
WPG 11 0 0 0 0 0
2014
WPG 13 0 0 0 0 0
2015
EDM 18 0 0 0 0 0
2016
EDM 12 0 0 0 0 0
2017
EDM 18 1 6 6 6 0
Total
115 1 6 6.0 6 0

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-24
1 BC 1 10 0 10.0 10
06-30
2 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-14
4 OTT 3 27 0 9.0 12
07-20
5 HAM 3 44 1 14.7 34
07-28
6 BC 1 27 0 27.0 27
08-04
7 HAM 2 22 0 11.0 18
08-10
8 OTT 1 11 0 11.0 11
08-17
9 WPG 2 80 0 40.0 72
08-25
10 SSK 3 29 0 9.7 13
09-04
11 CGY 2 18 0 9.0 10
09-09
12 CGY 1 8 0 8.0 8
09-16
13 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-30
15 WPG 2 14 0 7.0 8
10-09
16 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-14
17 TOR 1 20 0 20.0 20
10-21
18 BC 3 34 1 11.3 14
10-28
19 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-04
20 SSK 2 6 0 3.0 3
11-12
21 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-19
22 CGY 2 27 0 13.5 20
Total
29 377 2 13.6 280

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-24
1 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-30
2 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-14
4 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-20
5 HAM 1 10 0 10.0 10
07-28
6 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-04
7 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-10
8 OTT 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-17
9 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-25
10 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-04
11 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-09
12 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-16
13 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-30
15 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-09
16 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-14
17 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-21
18 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
10-28
19 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-04
20 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-12
21 WPG 0 0 0 0.0 0
11-19
22 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 10 0 10.0 10

Punt Returns

DATE WEEK OPP PR YDS AVG LG TD
06-24
1 BC 0 0 0 0 0
06-30
2 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
07-14
4 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
07-20
5 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
07-28
6 BC 0 0 0 0 0
08-04
7 HAM 0 0 0 0 0
08-10
8 OTT 0 0 0 0 0
08-17
9 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
08-25
10 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
09-04
11 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
09-09
12 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
09-16
13 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
09-30
15 WPG 1 6 6 6 0
10-09
16 MTL 0 0 0 0 0
10-14
17 TOR 0 0 0 0 0
10-21
18 BC 0 0 0 0 0
10-28
19 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
11-04
20 SSK 0 0 0 0 0
11-12
21 WPG 0 0 0 0 0
11-19
22 CGY 0 0 0 0 0
Total
1 6 0.0 6 6